Metro services along the city’s north-south corridor available for 12 hours from 10 am on all four Durga puja days. However unlike every year when trains run late into the night for reveller.
Joshi stated that special services not scheduled this year. This in view of the Calcutta High Court’s directions that sought to avoid public gatherings. All this due to current pandemic situation.
A total of 68 trains run along the corridor. The last train leaves from terminal stations on both sides at 9pm.
“In view of honourable high court’s directions, no special services have been planned. However usual Sunday schedule nfollowed on Puja holidays from October 23 to October 26,” Joshi stated.
The high court had on Monday declared all pandals across West Bengal “no-entry zones”, and said barring select members, no one will be allowed insid